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LHS Daily Announcements Thursday, May 19, 2016 Our purpose is that Linton High School will graduate productive citizens and lifelong learners. Our motto is ( LHS ) L earn to go further. H onor each other in all you do. S trive to be your best. ● Finals Schedule for the week: ○ Today Periods 1 & 5 Seniors & Underclass; ○ Friday Period 4 Underclass Only. ● Attention Seniors This is a reminder that we will have graduation practice in the high school gym immediately following these announcements. ● Seniors We will board our charter busses for Holiday World at 8:40 AM Sunday morning behind the school near the football field. Reminder that the water park will be open so come prepared. The parents club will be providing lunch. We intend to stay until the park closes. ● MARS Ticket Winners for May are: ○ Collin Roach, Kayleigh Wiesmann & Drew Moronez Parking Pass; ○ Bryce Myers Miner Apparel; ○ Tabitha Lewis Gift Certificate; ○ Shenae Spinks, Madisyn Bridges, Hannah Watson, Arik Botsford, Camryn Huffman, Rachel Whippo Mystery/ College Incentive Item. Please see Mrs. Meng to claim your prizes and candy bar! ● Seniors Pick up your senior release form in the office . All of your teachers need to sign off on the form before the end of the day TODAY! This completed form will be your ticket for early release on Friday morning after our practice. ● Seniors: Following Fridays graduation rehearsal, please report to the playground to take your senior class photo. Please wear your black shirts. ● Students: If you are interested in joining the Greene County Stingrays Swim Team, information is available in the office. ● Seniors: Final transcripts will be available through Parchment. You may go on www.parchment.com , log on to your account, and make your requests now, while you are thinking about it, and the transcripts will be released when they are ready. We anticipate transcripts being available no later than 2 weeks after graduation. ● Band Parents: It is time to start signing up for band stand shifts for the Fourth Of July. Sign Ups can be found by using this link: http://vols.pt/dnkM8o Remember parents must work a total of eight hours for each student in order to be eligible for senior blankets. ● Attention SeniorsAre you starting college in the fall and worried about how much it will cost to commute to school? Are you worried about how you are going to pay for tuition and book costs? Are you worried about finding a job after high school? Contact Erin Brewer 8128474479 ext. 232 or Kelly Gambill 8128474479 ext. 222 at WorkOne for possible assistance. ● ATTENTION SENIORS, There are 2 new scholarship applications in the guidance office that are due after school is out! 1) UDWI / REMC has a $1,000 scholarship, however, the applicant and / or parents or guardians must be active members of UDWI/REMC. 2) The Merle & Maxine Brown Scholarship is due May 25th. Students should be enrolled or have applied to a 4year college or university. ● CAMP MD / DR. CAMP Are you interested in Science & Medicine? If so, Indiana University School of Medicine Terre Haute on the campus of Indiana State University, is offering Camp MD / Dr. Camp. The event will take place on August 3 for 6th thru 8th grade from 8:15 am to 4:30 pm and on August 4, 2016 from 8:15 am to 4:30 pm for 9 thru 12th grades. This is a FREE day of fun with lunch and snacks provided. Check in the guidance office for more information. ● "Closing Time! You don't have to go, but..." Okay, actually you do; However, before you run out the door on May 20th, be sure you have turned in ALL of your library books!!! An updated list has been provided to the office of those who have books that need to be turned in by Monday, May 16th . Otherwise, you will be fined the value of your books. *A copy is also available in the library. For those of you who are eager for activities and books to read over the break, the Linton Public Library's summer hours are as follows: MondayThursday: 10:00am to 6:00pm; Friday: 10:00am to 5:00pm; Saturday: 10:00am to 3:00pm; Sunday: Closed It's been a wonderful year. Good luck to the class of 2016! Remember learning doesn't end with the close of the book! Carpe Diem! ● We on the yearbook staff are interested in your lives outside of school. We know that there are talented people at LHS who may be involved in an activity not offered at LHS (4H, soccer, racing, art, writing, modeling, owning a small business). Whats your story? If you have a talent, hobby, or interest that we can highlight in the yearbook, please let Mrs. Lynn or Kalyn Lee know ASAP! Upcoming events: May 22 Senior Class Trip to Holiday World Leaving at 8:40am from behind the HS. May 27 Senior Honors Ceremony 6: 30pm HS Gym May 28 Graduation 1: 30pm HS Gym Reminders: ● Student drivers Please remember to park in between the yellow lines in the student parking lot. White lines by the elementary indicate staff parking. ● Mr. N. Karazsia has created a new Twitter account. If you would like to follow the Superintendent and receive information about our school corporation including school closures and delays you can follow him on Twitter @SOLSSC1 ● Students This is a reminder that you are not to go to your lockers or to the 2nd floor until 7:45. Also, you are not allowed to take backpacks and bags to periods 16. You may take them to period 7 so you can get to your bus on time. ● REMINDER Lunch/ takeout food items cannot be brought in by parents/guardians during the school day at any time, due to students safety and health. If your child forgot theirs, they will be able to have a lunch tray from the cafeteria. ● Students This is a reminder that you are allowed to carry bottled water with you throughout the day. However, other drinks are not allowed except during lunch. ● Parents and Guardians, please note that we no longer accept flowers candy, or balloon deliveries at school. ● Attendance Line The High School attendance line for you to call in your student's absence is (812) 5129052... just follow the prompt. You may also call 8476024 if you cant get through to the attendance line and leave a message. Please remember you need to call your student in for illnesses or appointments before 9am. Homework is listed on Harmony daily, so your student can make up all the work when they return. Please remember to send doctor excuse slips within 48 hours of absence. Excuses can also be faxed to 8476037. If the excuse is not received within 48 hours, then they will not be certified. You also need to call the office if your student is late or not coming in at all. We always need to make sure your student is accounted for.